Monday Sept 17th
French President Emmanuel Macron to meet with Sebastian Kurz, Chancellor of Austria at the Elysee Palace.
Just days after presenting his “anti-poverty plan”, Macron is set to unveil his health plan (“plan hopital”) on Tuesday. This will outline the president's strategy for reorganising France's health system, including the creation of “medical assistants”, a job that will sit somewhere between a nursing assistant and doctor's secretary, according to government spokesperson Benjamin Griveaux.
More than 300 works from two key periods in Pablo Picasso's early years go on display in Paris on Tuesday, the first time they have been brought together in the city where the Spanish master took his first steps toward revolutionary new territories of modern art.
Wednesday Sept 19th
Emmanuel Macron's ex-security chief Alexandre Benalla is set to attend his hearing with the senatorial commission charged with investigating his behaviour in attending a demonstration where he was filmed roughing up May Day protesters.
Thursday Sept 20th
Macron will be attending an informal summit of the European Union is set to take place in Salzburg, Austria on Thursday to discuss the migrant issue over which some of the bloc are divided.
Friday Sept 21st